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In L.A., Skilled Phlebotomists See Job Prospects Escalate

Elissa Underwood, a phlebotomist at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, says employment prospects for those who draw blood from patients are plentiful in L.A.

02/28/2015

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Entrepreneurs Fuel L.A.’s Growing Tech Community

Barney Santos, a lecturer and business owner, encourages tech-minded entrepreneurs in Los Angeles to get off the fence and launch their own enterprises.

02/28/2015

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Business Leadership Starts With Solid Education In L.A.

Dr. Charles M. Vance says Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles strives to help mold the next generation of effective business leaders.

02/28/2015

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Equine-Assisted Therapy Helps At-Risk Teens In L.A.

Cassandra Ogier, owner of The Reflective Horse, says equine-assisted therapy is becoming a widely-accepted form of mental health treatment for at-risk teens in Los Angeles.

02/22/2015

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L.A. Barbers Are Facing Close-Shave Competition

Due to a demand for cutting-edge hair and skin treatments, barbers throughout Los Angeles are upping their game in order to compete with skillful hairdressers and cosmetologists.

02/22/2015

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Officers Exercise ‘Verbal Judo’ To Safeguard Schools In L.A.

Edmon Muradyan, Owner of Marshall Security and Training Academy, says patrolling school security guards rely on efficient soft-style techniques to help keep students safe in Los Angeles.

02/22/2015

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Continuing Education Leads To Worthier Job Opportunities In L.A.

UCLA Extension’s Van Anderson says in order to compete for higher wages and better positions, employees need to beef up their skills by enrolling in a continuing education program.

02/15/2015

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L.A. Offers A Prime Job Market For Database Administrators

CSULA’s Dr. Jongwook Woo says in order for database administrators to compete for a wealth of new job opportunities earmarked for Los Angeles, they will need to keep up with current trends.

02/15/2015

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Male Nurses Are Updating The Face Of Health Care In L.A.

John Jimenez, a registered nurse, says male nurses are important contributors to health care in L.A., because of the strategies they use to treat patients.

02/15/2015

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Independent Photographers Are Focused On L.A.’s Business Community

While some news groups are laying off salaried photographers, Dave Haase says job opportunities for portrait and commercial camera operators are holding ground.

02/08/2015

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L.A.’s Employment Road Is Smooth For Limo Drivers

In greater Los Angeles, many limousine drivers earn sustainable wages, especially if they work for the motion picture and video industries.

02/08/2015

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Technical Writers Play Central Roles In L.A.’s Social Sciences

Marc Fishel, owner of High-Tech Publications, says future technical writers in metro Los Angeles must know how to incorporate inventive ways to transform complex material into straightforward instruction.

02/08/2015

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Technology Is Changing The Future Of L.A. Health Care

Marina Del Rey Hospital’s Paulette Heitmeyer says technology is remodeling the architecture of the medical industry, resulting in a blast of new jobs for computer-cultured health information specialists.

02/02/2015

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Top College Degrees That Pay Well In L.A.

Chris Lenz, director of the Career Development Center at CSULA, reveals the leading college degrees that help graduates land high-paying jobs in Los Angeles.

02/02/2015

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L.A. Computer Security Expert Warns Students About Identity Theft

Scott Spiro, a computer security expert in Los Angeles, says college students are now the leading at-risk group for identity theft, a growing crime that can affect their employment opportunities.

02/02/2015

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